The National Council on Aging (NCOA)’s Falls Free® Initiative is holding a photo contest – deadline October 26! Submit high-quality photos of older adults participating in falls prevention programs or activities. Winners receive Amazon gift cards and photos will be used to increase awareness about falls prevention.
National Council on Aging Releases 2017 National Falls Prevention Awareness Day Summary; Over 87 million Individuals Reached
The National Council on Aging (NCOA) has released its 2017 Falls Prevention Awareness Day (FPAD) Impact Report. The 10thannual FPAD was recognized by national organizations, federal agencies, coalitions, and state and local partners through education, advocacy activities, and risk screenings with referrals to community-based falls prevention programs. Click here to read NCOA’s Compendium of 2017 activities to learn what your state did for FPAD in 2017, and to get ideas for FPAD 2018!